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Online programs and courses at Greenville College are designed with student engagement at the core. 

Online students are challenged with a variety of learning experiences both independently and cooperatively within the course. The amount of interaction varies by subject, but a well-managed study plan will help the online learner stay focused, on task, and involved. 

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Course Descriptions

ESL Endorsement Course Descriptions (.pdf)

ESL Endorsement sample schedule starting Summer 2016

Tentative upcoming course offerings:

Spring 2016

March 21 - May 15, 2016

ENGL 517 Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language**

EDUC 574 Equity in School and Society 

Summer 2016

May 23 - July 3, 2016

ENGL 515 Linguistics for TESOL 

ENGL 522 Teaching Pronunciation (non-endorsement)

July 4 - August 14, 2016

ENGL 519 Assessment and Evaluation for TESOL**

Fall 2016

August 29 - October 23

ENGL 518 Cross-Cultural Studies in TESOL

October 24  - December 16

ENGL 514 Theoretical Foundations of Second Language Development and Teaching*

August 29 - December 16

ENGL 520 Clinical Experience for TESOL***

*ENG 514 Theoretical Foundations is a pre-requisite to ENG 517 Methods

** ENG 517 Methods is a pre-requisite to ENG 519 Assessment

***Required for "endorsement only" track

*The state of Illinois may require additional coursework for any educational endorsement.  Students should contact their Regional Office of Education for a transcript review to determine which courses they need to fulfill the full endorsement.  Students will also contact their Regional Office of Education to make application for having the endorsement added to their current teaching certificate.  An official Greenville College transcript will be required.  See this website for information about how to request an official Greenville College transcript after your grades are posted:

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